Life-changing support for adults with learning disabilities, autism, physical disabilities, acquired brain injuries or mental health conditions.
Type of property
Harraby Croft apartments offer the ideal mixture of independent and shared living space. In these apartments, people can benefit from a vibrant network of staff and friends, while having peace and quiet when they need it too.
There are fourteen one-bedroom apartments, each with an open-plan kitchen and living room, and a wet room-style bathroom. Harraby Croft also has an accessible garden with a BBQ for people to spend time outdoors when the weather is good.
Assistive technology can be tailored to suit the needs of each person and includes a lift to access upper floors, CCTV, an intercom system and a Tunstall connected care system in every apartment.
Valued in your community
Harraby Croft is in a residential area with cafes, pubs, a library, and a post office.
For people who like to stay active, Carlisle provides year-round access to a range of gyms, exercise classes, sports courts and swimming pools, or there are beautiful walks in the local area.
Nearby Carlisle offers larger amenities, The Lanes Shopping Centre, Tullie House Museum and Art Gallery, a Vue Cinema, Carlisle Cathedral, Cumbria’s Museum of Military Life and Carlisle Castle.
Living at this service
Harraby Croft is ready to welcome someone new. People choose how they spend their time. Trips to tourist attractions, the coast, the Lake District and the local llama farm are favourites.
People have hobbies including listening to music, walking, watching television, shopping, cooking, swimming, boxing, wrestling, karaoke, gardening, working, volunteering, going out for lunch, bingo, gaming, socialising and being in the community.
People also enjoy celebrating together for Christmas, birthdays, Halloween and other special events.
“Harraby Croft is a new scheme. There is a strong family atmosphere. It is a friendly place where everyone checks in with each other and spends time with one another. It is like its own little community. The area has lots of amenities and is close to Carlisle centre via public transport.” Manager, Harraby Croft